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congenial

Synonyms of congenial in English:

adjective

  • 1 I was working with a bunch of very congenial people
    like-minded, compatible, kindred, well suited, easy to get along with;
    Frenchsympathique;
    Italian & Spanishsimpatico
    [Antonyms] disagreeable, incompatible
  • 2 Charles found himself in a fairly congenial environment
    pleasant, pleasing, to one's liking, agreeable, enjoyable, pleasurable, nice, appealing, engaging, satisfying, gratifying, fine, charming, delightful, relaxing, snug, welcome, welcoming, hospitable;
    suitable, suited, well suited, fit, appropriate, adapted, favourable
    [Antonyms] unpleasant
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